Fond memories for us as we remember the many family visits to the Thousand Islands, which are located in the St. Lawrence River, bordering the U.S. and Canada. Castles, mansions, lighthouses and wind farms are common sights among these islands. The most famous landmark is Boldt Castle located on Heart Island and built between 1900 and 1904. Did thousand island dressing come from these islands? That still remains a question.
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The 1000 Islands - where Ontario and the United States meet... their cultures blending in the waters of the mighty St. Lawrence and Great Lake Ontario. Today, many people remark that this gorgeous garden of woods and waters is truly one of the most beautiful places on the planet. Others will tell you its friendly atmosphere, fresh outdoors and laid-back pace makes the 1000 Islands a place that inspires the spirit and renews the soul.